Art21: Art in the Twenty-First Century
This series presents artists speaking directly to the audience and encourages viewers to find their own innate abilities to engage contemporary art and explore creative thinking and self-expression. Each program has been loosely organized around a broad category or theme that can help audiences analyze, compare, contrast and juxtapose the artists profiled.
Art21: Art in the Twenty-First Century Previous Broadcasts
Vancouver (Episode #804H)
KQED Plus: Sun, Nov 20, 2016 -- 7:00 PM
Featured are Liz Magor, who makes realistic casts of humble objects; Stan Douglas, who re-enacts historical moments through multimedia productions; Brian Jungen, who transforms consumer goods into sculptures; and renowned photographer Jeff Wall.
- KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 21, 2016 -- 1:00 AM
Los Angeles (Episode #803H)
KQED Plus: Sun, Nov 13, 2016 -- 7:00 PM
Featured are Diana Thater's immersive video installations; Liz Larner's experimental abstract sculptures; Tala Madani, who skewers stereotypes in satirical paintings; and Edgar Arceneaux, who examines history through drawing and performance.
- KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 14, 2016 -- 1:00 AM
Mexico City (Episode #802H)
KQED Plus: Sun, Nov 6, 2016 -- 7:00 PM
Featured are Damian Ortega, who makes sculptures from ordinary objects; Pedro Reyes, who designs solutions to social problems; Minerva Cuevas, who creates interventions in public space; and feature filmmaker Natalia Almada.
- KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 7, 2016 -- 1:00 AM